Friday, December 18, 2009

Retro Racist Ad of the Week—GE 1949.

(click ad, via) Why didn't you just go ahead and write "sho" Mr. old-timey Madman copywriter? Also: a top-loading dishwasher sho nuff ain't gon make slave mama's job much easier at all. Previous Retro Racist Ads of the Week: 1940—Sanka's lazy fat evil Mexican. 1930s—Ivory's "smooth as chocolate custard" porter. 1967—Barbie® meets Negro Francie. 1934—Budweiser presents Clarence the butler.


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